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Iowa's Cordell Pemsl makes a big swat for the block against Colorado in the second half.

Cordell Pemsl takes the ball in for a second half dunk.

The Iowa Hawkeyes enjoyed a two-hour boat ride on Lake Como and walking around the Village of Bellagio. The team plays their last game tomorrow night.

Today the Hawks rode a gondola to the top of Mt. Pilatus, rode a train down the other side, and took a boat ride back to the hotel.

Iowa will face South Dakota Wednesday night as a #1 seed in the NIT. Ahmad Wagner, Peter Jok, Cordel Pemsl and Fran McCaffery look ahead to the game.

Illinois' Tracy Abrams makes a nice spin move and comes up and gets blocked by Iowa's Cordell Pemsl in the second half.

Iowa Cordell Pemsl freshman makes a nice spin move to shake off Illinois for the layup in the in first half.

Coach Fran McCaffery's Hawkeyes worked on rebounding and a fast start this week as they prepared for their Saturday game against Illinois.

The Iowa Hawkeyes know they will need to improve their defense and cut down on turnovers when they face the Boilermakers.

Freshmen Isaiah Moss and Cordell Pemsl each scored 21 points in the 95 to 68 win. Peter Jok added 15 points, 8 rebounds, and 7 assists.